Instructor, English

Instructor, English


Western Piedmont Community College
1001 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, NC 28655
Phone: 828-438-6000

Job Location

Main Campus


Hiring Range ($4,709 – 5,552/monthly)



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Closes: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Target Start Date

Monday, August 12, 2019

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Coordinator for English

Employment Type

Full-Time (9 Month Contract)

Minimum Qualifications

1. Master’s Degree in English from an accredited institution, or master’s degree in a related field with 18 graduate-level credit hours in English from an accredited institution.
2. Classroom teaching experience required.

Physical Demands: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions of this position. The physical and mental demands described as follows are representative of those that must be met by an employee in performing the essential functions of this job:
• Ability to sit and/or stand for long periods of time
• Ability to move between classrooms, buildings, and campuses
• Ability to express or exchange ideas
• Good eye/hand dexterity

Preferred Qualifications

1. Community college teaching experience preferred.
2. Experience teaching students ages 15-18 preferred.

Position Description

Under the supervision of the Coordinator for English, the English Instructor is responsible for teaching transfer and general education English courses and college success courses and for advising transfer students. Assigned courses may include seated courses, online courses, evening courses, courses taught on the College’s main campus, and courses taught on local high school campuses to students enrolled in the Career & College Promise Program.

How to Apply

Application Procedure: Applications must be submitted online at

Job Post Contact

Anita Berry

Benefit/Recruitment Specialist

Western Piedmont Community College

(828) 448-3127